Image: courtesy of instantluxe.com
Image: courtesy of instantluxe.com

They are the perfect multipurpose bag and fantastic for everyday use, and as summer approaches tote bags are an absolute must! Whether it’s a long day of shopping, trip to the beach, or weekday at work, your tote bag will be your go to accessory this summer. With so many fantastic totes on the market to choose from, here is Downtown’s round up of the three must have Summer totes.

1. Louis Vuitton Neverfull

A member of the French fashion house’s Monogram Icons collection, the Louis Vuitton Neverfull is a timeless classic. The iconic brand recognizes that size does indeed matter, creating the tote in three sizes – PM, MM and GM. The tote is also available in a range of colors and patterns, including Louis Vuitton’s traditional monogram prints. Starting at $1,180 for the Neverfull PM in Monochrome Canvas, you can be assured this simple chic tote will never go out of style!

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Image: courtesy of louisvuitton.com

2. Fendi Trois-Jour Grand Leather Tote Bag

Based on the best selling original 2Jours Tote, the Fendi Trois-Jours Tote bag, also known as the 3Jours Shopper, is the hottest tote for this summer. Its versatility and enduring style is reflected in the name, however, this new model provides additional space, perfect for those who use their bag as a mobile home. So far, the 3Jours comes in an impressive array of colors, including solids, split bi-color versions, denim, stripes, and exotic materials such as watersnake. Starting at $2,550, this bag is fabulous and affordable!

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Image: courtesy of bragmybag.com

3. Céline Phantom

The Phantom is one of Cèline’s most popular bags, due to its practicality and design, reflecting a modern interpretation of the brand’s signature shape. One of the most fashionable pieces of arm candy around, the Phantom is a versatile piece and the perfect tote for any occasion. Céline releases a brand new color palette unique to each season, utilizing a range of premium leathers and fabrics such as calfskin, python, and suede material. The brand also offers classic colors, such as beige and black, year round. With prices starting at $3,100, it really is a small price to pay for hot property.

Image: courtesy of celine.com
Image: courtesy of celine.com

With summer right around the corner, now is the time to invest in one of the season’s hottest totes!

– by Lizzie Crittenden